Is That Velvet??

Velvet is one of the few modern/classic materials that make you look instantly super refined yet trendy. Originally associated with nobility, nonetheless. And velvet is perfect for the cold seasons with its thick pile and smooth feel- often dyed rich, warm colors. It works well on men and even better for women. Unsure how and […]

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Dress to Impress: Peplum Party

Peplum originates in the Greek word for ‘tunic’ and may refer to one of the following: A genre of Italian films also known as ‘Sword and Sandal’ Peplos, a kind of women’s garment in ancient Greece Veil Short overskirt that is usually attached to a fitted jacket, blouse or dress I define the peplum as […]

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Beyond the {Pool} Party

Swimsuits come in an array of styles, colors and patterns, sometimes accompanied by a little fringe, ties or cutouts. With their perfect fit, they can oftentimes double as a fun, sexy top. Some are made just for show, to actually just be seen at the pool or beach as opposed to being made in a […]

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Island Flavor: Caribana 2012

While the United States celebrates it’s independence, Toronto is gearing up for the 46th annual Caribana Toronto Festival. It’s North America’s largest festival and over a million tourists are expected to attend. I wish I was part of those million plus; it looks like a ton of delicious food, great fashion finds, beautiful music, eclectic […]

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